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This Poem

5/1/2020 This poem is not being written because it is the month for the daily writing of poems. That was done yesterday. This poem is not being written because someone said I should, would, or could please do it. This … Continue reading

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The Egret

NaPoWriMo 2020: Day 15 Nowadays I move as slow as an egret stalking her dinner in almost still waters. Slow moving steps carefully taken one at a time, always seeking balance. Forever aware that I am only a tiny speck … Continue reading

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The Redoubt

NaPoWriMo Day 5 Used to try to imagine what a “safe place” might look like. Never thought it might be hidden behind my own face. Spent years building this redoubt in my mind. A poem, or single image, words to … Continue reading

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Topsy-Turvy

NaPoWriMo 2019 – Day 14 Topsy-Turvy Sneak peeks at what other poets are writing. Seemingly fresh like Spring blossoms unfurled already blooming. While I spend the night tossing and turning. Like a turtle caught on its back unable to right … Continue reading

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The Little Seed

NaPoWriMo 2019 – Day 8 The Little Seed Falls. Freely drops down into deep rich soil of imagination and takes root. Root which finds nurture breath found in air of inspiration. Keeps seeking always reaching for light and that liquid … Continue reading

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Thoughts

Thoughts Sometimes words leave bruises, cut delicate skin with bright red blossoms that only slowly turn to dark blue and purple, eventually fade, but are never truly forgotten. Other times they are softest feathers brushed across face, startling pause, capturing … Continue reading

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About That First Poem

For Poets United: Poetry Pantry #309 http://poetryblogroll.blogspot.com/ About That First Poem I think that we’re beginning to remember that the first poets didn’t come out of a classroom, that poetry began when somebody walked off of a savanna or out … Continue reading

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Mythopoesis 27 – A Mentor’s Magic

For NaPoWriMo  Day 27 A Mentor’s Magic Mama! Mama! What a wonderful day it has been. I read my poem. A man came out of the forest, a traveler. He sat to listen and really liked my poem. Clapped and … Continue reading

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Mythopoesis 26 – Unraveling The Poem

For NaPoWriMo Day 26 And For The Sunday Whirligig: Whirligig #4 http://sundayswhirligig.blogspot.com/ mottled, velour, purse, ink, dissonant, shade, stain, lace, diaphanous, clip, iridescent, weather Unraveling The Poem But, Darien sir, I still don’t understand how a poem can be a … Continue reading

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Earth Day Challenge 6

For Earth Day Challenge http://1sojournal.wordpress.com https://soulsmusic.wordpress.com/2014/02/24/an-albatross-of-difficult-scribbling/ Please click on the above link to read poem and view the photo. Elizabeth

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